(in Freudian psychology) an inadvertent mistake in speech or writing that is thought to reveal a person’s unconscious motives, wishes, or attitudes.
any action, such as a slip of the tongue, that may reveal an unconscious thought
Freudian slip n.
A verbal mistake that is thought to reveal an unconscious belief, thought, or emotion.
An error in speech that reveals repressed thoughts or feelings; for example, accidentally calling one’s wife “Mom.”
[frey] /freɪ/ noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. the god of peace, prosperity, and marriage: one of the Vanir, originally brought to Asgard as a hostage. /freɪ/ noun 1. (Norse myth) the god of earth’s fertility and dispenser of prosperity
[frey-uh] /ˈfreɪ ə/ noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. the goddess of love and fertility, sister of Frey, daughter of Njord; one of the Vanir. /ˈfreɪə/ noun 1. (Norse myth) the goddess of love and fecundity, sister of Frey goddess of love and beauty in Norse mythology, Old Norse Freyja, related to Old English frea “lord,” Old […]
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